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The Resource Harlem's little blackbird, words by Renée Watson ; pictures by Christian Robinson

Harlem's little blackbird, words by Renée Watson ; pictures by Christian Robinson

Label
Harlem's little blackbird
Title
Harlem's little blackbird
Statement of responsibility
words by Renée Watson ; pictures by Christian Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tribute to lesser-known Harlem Renaissance performer Florence Mills includes coverage of her youth as a child of former slaves, her singing and dancing performances that inspired songs and entire plays, and the struggles with racism that prompted her advocacy of all-black theater and musicals
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watson, Renée
Dewey number
  • 782.42165092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • Lower Grades
  • K-2
LC call number
ML3930.M63
LC item number
W37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 3.70
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Robinson, Christian
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mills, Florence
  • Mills, Florence
  • Mills, Florence
  • Mills, Florence
  • Mills, Florence
  • Mills, Florence
  • African American singers
  • Singers
  • African American singers
  • Singers
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • African American singers
  • Singers
  • New York (State)
  • African American singers
  • Singers
  • African American singers
  • Singers
  • African Americans
  • Jazz
  • Women
  • Singers
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Music
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Music / Jazz
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harlem's little blackbird, words by Renée Watson ; pictures by Christian Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
[32] pages
Isbn
9780375869730
Lccn
2011043314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn757935865
  • (OCoLC)757935865
Label
Harlem's little blackbird, words by Renée Watson ; pictures by Christian Robinson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
[32] pages
Isbn
9780375869730
Lccn
2011043314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn757935865
  • (OCoLC)757935865

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